asked

n. offering price, price that a market maker is waiting and prepared to sell ɑːsk v. inquire, question

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • asked — asked; un·asked; …   English syllables

  • Asked — Ask Ask, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Asked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Asking}.] [OE. asken, ashen, axien, AS. [=a]scian, [=a]csian; akin to OS. [=e]sc[=o]n, OHG. eisc[=o]n, Sw. [=a]ska, Dan. [ae]ske, D. eischen, G. heischen, Lith. j[ e]sk[ o]ti, OSlav. iskati… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ASKED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • asked price — asked or asking price The trading price proposed by the prospective seller of securities. Also called the offer price or offered price. American Banker Glossary In context of general equities, price at which a security or commodity is offered for …   Financial and business terms

  • asked for — index popular Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • asked or asking price — The trading price proposed by the prospective seller of securities. Also called the offer price or offered price. American Banker Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • asked for an autograph — requested an autograph, asked for a famous person s signature …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asked permission — requested authorization, asked to be allowed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asked to bid/offer — Used in context of general equities. Usually a seller ( buyer) looking to aggressively sell ( buy) stock, usually asking for a capital commitment from an investment bank. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • asked for trouble — brought oneself problems, caused one s own misfortune …   English contemporary dictionary

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